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23 July 2018

Not the Booker 2016 longlist

3 August 2016

The Guardian's Not the Booker Prize is always eagerly anticipated for its breadth - and distinguished by its length. As Sam Jordison in The Guardian writes 'The Booker's so-called longlist isn't even that long. Not like the Not the Booker. ... our list really is long.' This year it has over 100 books that were eligible for, but did not appear on, the Booker list.

Voters have until 14 August to vote for two favourites to whittle the list down to 6 books. The list includes books from Scottish publishers Canongate (2), Contraband (2), Freight Books (4), Polygon and Thunderpoint: